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Vulnerability Score 5.0 5.0
CVE Id CVE-2008-2218
Last Modified 30 Oct 2012 10:57:08
Published 14 May 2008 02:20:00
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE



Buffer overflow in the Multimedia PC Client in Nortel Multimedia Communication Server (MCS) before Maintenance Release and allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a flood of "extraneous" messages, as demonstrated by the Nessus "Generic flood" denial of service plugin.

Vulnerable Systems


  • Nortel Multimedia Communications Server

  • Nortel Multimedia Communications Server


VUPEN - ADV-2008-1404

SECTRACK - 1019957

BID - 28994


SECUNIA - 30038

XF - nortel-mcs-client-bo(42115)

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:55:04